Edmonton Men's Health Collective

Peer N Peer Substance Use Program


Description
Provides a peer-led queer and trans substance use and sexual health programs rooted in harm reduction principles.

Service provides:

  • a peer-led queer and trans substance use and sexual health program rooted in harm reduction principles
  • information on safer substance use and harm reduction
  • support with changing how substance use impacts sexual activity

Supports include:

  • safer substance use and sexual health education
  • queer 1-on-1 counselling and support (peer-to-peer)
  • access to MyBuzz and other referral services
  • access and referral to PreP
  • access to a wide range of harm reduction supplies
Affiliation: Funded by Public Health Agency of Canada.Key Provider: counsellors, crisis workers, peer workers, social workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • Two-spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, and more(2SLGBTQ+) individuals 
  • who use drugs
  • or who have mental health concerns / sexual health concerns 
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • contact to book an appointment
  • visit website for more information
Appointments only during COVID-19 and most programs and services have moved online. Currently providing scheduled harm reduction supply delivery. Please e-mail for details.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
587-599-7290
Text
587-599-7290
Web Site
https://ourhealthyeg.ca
Email
connect@peernpeer.ca
Languages
English; Mandarin
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 30, 2021
Address
10526 Jasper Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB, T5J 1Z7
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